Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship

For graduate study leading to a Ph.D. in the applied physical, biological, and engineering sciences. Provides $32,000/yr stipend plus tuition for up to five years. Applicants must be outstanding SENIORS or GRADUATE STUDENTS who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Must submit GRE scores. Approximately 10 awards nationwide.


This scholarship does not require a nomination from the University of Minnesota. The Office for National and International Scholarships consults with interested students on assembling competitive applications, helps them prepare for interviews or other stages of the selection process as necessary, and publicizes results.


Application Deadline: 
October 24, 2018
Campus Contact: 
Application Year(s): 
Senior; After Graduation
Award Type(s): 

University of MN Recipients


  • 2012 – Grant Remmen, Astrophysics, Physics, Mathematics
  • 2007 – Vincent Holmberg, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (alumni winner)